GIPSY — NEFF – Jenna Paige, 16, Gipsy, passed away Oct. 23, 2012. Born July 7, 1996, in Indiana, Pa., the daughter of Tracy Neff and Christine Small. Preceded in death by maternal great-grandparents, Charles and Lois Jean Small “Pappy and Grammy Peanut,” and Paul and LaRue Pennington; and paternal great-grandparents, Charles and Emma Neff, and Blaine and Grace DeHaven. Survived by mother and stepfather, Christine and Jason Laney, Gipsy; father and stepmother, Tracy and Pam Neff, Ebensburg; maternal grandparents, Dorothy and Don Small, Glen Campbell; paternal grandparents, Edwin and Kay Lynn Neff, Westover; stepbrother, Marcus Laney, Gipsy; stepsister, Sydney Farabaugh, Ebensburg; uncles, Dana, Jody and Randy Neff, Barry and Chad Small, and fiancee, Chrissy Fillipovich, and aunt, Stacy Williams. Also her two special girls, Whitney and Amber, and all of her other BFFs. Jenna was a junior at Purchase Line High School, where she was a member of Foreign Language Club, Pep Club, student council, junior class secretary, FBLA secretary, yearbook secretary, member of the school newspaper, SADD and Varsity Club. She was the 2011 Junior High Invitational Queen of PLHS. She participated in basketball, volleyball and track and field and performed with JD Dance Factory. Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc.,1303 Bigler Ave., Northern Cambria, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Pastor Jim Smith officiating.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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